Steven Fales - photo by Kevin McIntyre

On the Couch with Steven Fales

Who is Steven Fales? I’m a gay ex-Mormon father of two who used to be a hooker until he changed his life and wrote a show about it. Are you intrigued? When all else Fales … come see the show! What would you do diff...
Lise Lindstrom AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Lise Lindstrom

Who is Lise Lindstrom? I am a dramatic soprano from a humble household in the small town of Sonora, California. I grew up with my extraordinary mother telling me I could be anything I wanted to be in life. However, when ...
AAR Kathryn Stott by Jacqui Ferry

On the Couch with Kathryn Stott

Who is Kathryn Stott? A mother, musician, teacher and Artistic Director of the Australian Festival of Chamber Music. What would you do differently to what you do now? Nothing! I love all elements of my life but only wish...
Ryan Gonzalez AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Ryan Gonzalez

Who is Ryan Gonzalez? Ryan Gonzalez is an Australian Actor, Singer, Dancer, who loves going out for solo brunch, streaming on Spotify for hours, jumping head first into the ocean and getting lost in an audio book. What w...
AAR Candy Bowers - photo by Anna Hay

On the Couch with Candy Bowers

Who is Candy Bowers? Candy Bowers is an ever-evolving radical queer story maker, lyricist, teacher, truth teller and conscious outlier. I have spent the last 20 years writing and performing on stages across “Australia” (...
Josh Bond AAR ON the Couch

On the Couch with Josh Bond

Who is Josh Bond? I am a father of 2, an Artist, Maker, Director and Producer. I’m from a small Island in the south and grew up between there and a smaller island in the north. I make shows with my family and tour ...
Sandy Greenwood AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Sandy Greenwood

Who is Sandy Greenwood? I am proud gumbaynggirr, dunghutti, bundjalung woman raised by a single mum, a stolen generation survivor. I grew up on my ancestral homelands and have always drawn strength from my cultural herit...
Gideon Obarzanek - photo by Simon Obarzanek

On the Couch with Gideon Obarzanek

Who is Gideon Obarzanek? I am a ‘good enough’ choreographer, director, performing arts curator, partner, father, occasional actor and passionate middle-aged surfer. On my tenth visit to an expensive therapist he finally ...